Advantages of Sending Your Kids to the Solanco School District in Lancaster, PA

January 28, 2013

There are many great reasons to purchase a home in the southern Lancaster area, such as Peach Bottom and Quarryville. You get out of the congestion of the cities without leaving civilization. A big advantage for parents is that they can send their kids to the Solanco public school district.

Get a home made by Lancaster County builders in Bart, Colerain, Fulton, Eden, Drumore, East Drumore, Little Britain, or Providence townships and Quarryville Borough and your kids are eligible to go to one of these Solanco district schools:

  • Solanco High School
  • George A. Smith Middle School
  • Swift Middle School
  • Quarryville Elementary School
  • Providence Elementary School
  • Bart-Colerain Elementary School
  • Clermont Elementary School

The Solanco School District’s webpage states that “The mission of the Solanco School District is to develop responsible citizens and life-long learners by providing opportunities to maximize student academic performance in a safe and secure environment.”

How does Solanco do this? They challenge their students to help others, such as their recent drive to help replenish local food banks Justin time for Thanksgiving. In order to help kids recognize bullying, Solanco showed a film about a bullied girl in Manheim as part of their recent anti-bullying forum.

This excellent school district ranked 268 out of Pennsylvania’s 572 school districts. gave Solanco a respectable four out of five stars and rated Bart-Colerain Elementary School with five out of five stars.

Educators can also take advantage of the great benefits of working for the Solanco School District including health care benefits, life insurance, travel reimbursement, and a 403(b) retirement plan. There is a smaller student to teacher ratio than in other Pennsylvania counties such as Delaware County, Chester County, and Philadelphia.

There are many 1-acre custom homes now available from Custom Home Group in the Solanco School District.